Primitive Skills

Overview of our Primitive Skills Classes

Our bodies and minds evolved for millions of years through the practice of primitive skills.  As a way to help us connect back with our bodies, our Primitive Skills Classes empower people to learn the skills our ancestors used everyday for thousands of years living in the natural world.  We offer classes in friction fire, hide-tanning, butchering, harvesting wild foods and medicinals, and so much more. We invite you to come home to the skills your mind and body inherently want to practice.

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Earthskills and Permaculture Immersion

Weekend Classes once a month April – November 2018

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Wild Edibles Foraging Adventure


April 27-29, 2018

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Firefly Gathering


June 21-24, 2018

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Hide Tanning Class: Learn to Tan a Deer Hide

November 10 – 12, 2017

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Beautiful Garlic

Wildcrafting and Medicine
Making Intensive

May 25-28, 2018

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Beautiful Hands

Women’s Ancestral Skills


May 4-7, 2018

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